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Beautiful rocky beach

Beautiful rocky beach, not suitable for swimming, the was are good for surfing. the surroundings... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paul L
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Nice beach to relax

Balangan Beach jimbaran is a beautiful quiet beach with beautiful waves. To come there you have to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lage-Vuursche, The Netherlands
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Renowned surfing beach
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  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Balangan, Kuta 80361, Indonesia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful rocky beach, not suitable for swimming, the was are good for surfing. the surroundings are beautiful.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Balangan Beach jimbaran is a beautiful quiet beach with beautiful waves. To come there you have to take the stairs down to enter, stairs are made from rock so be careful. It's popular by surfers. There is a lot of coral in the sea so...More

Thank 42carl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sick of surfing dirty crowded surf in Kuta. Do yourself a favour by hiring a driver and getting out to Balangan. Multiple peaks to take off from and not too heavy. Warungs provide a good vantage spot for spectators and a nice spot to have...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can see many wedding ceremony here every day. it mean this beach is really beautiful, especially viewing point on the rocks.

Thank PaulKitz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful beach with fine sand. The accomodation is a short walk from the beach. The beach is about 250 meters away from the wide stairs. But do not forget the shoes in the water, because the rocks are in the sea, they are very badly...More

Thank Kikuska1992
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You may want to ask the locals to show you the secret access to the more secluded part of the beach. It has a different irresistible charm, and the silky, white sand, no doubt, has a whole lot to do with that. Peace and quiet,...More

1  Thank sethlestath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in the afternoon and had a great time. The beach itself is not large, but it's beautiful and the surf is really good. There are lots of places to rent boards at very reasonable prices. The breaks are really nice, but it's a...More

Thank christian_chan1
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Been there with a couple of friends on a Sunday. The beach is calm, clean and very big with surfing schools and good restaurants and pubs all around. This beach is good for surfing or just to enjoy the sun and the water. It is...More

Thank JeanZeghondy
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Love this beach so different from most other beaches in Bali. Recommended for people looking for the alternative

Thank Scarlett H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This was a great beach with relatively easy access and good sand with shade and clear water. We walked to the far end of the beach where the best sand, shade are, plus it's very close to the surf, under the cliffs with calm clear...More

Thank Elmonick
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Ankosh L
19 August 2017|
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Response from Tommy W | Reviewed this property |
Both are white sand beach, the difference is Kuta Beach is very crowded, while Balangan Beach is not. Balangan is better for surfing and the sand is more clean.
4 May 2017|
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Response from lindayunitan | Reviewed this property |
about an hour drive. Motorbike ride is always the beach to reach this place (or any other hidden gems in Bali). :)
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18 October 2016|
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Response from donna836 | Reviewed this property |
Hi AKH It depends on what beach you want to swim at. If you are swimming between Kuta and Seminyak, always swim where there is life guards and flags. Waves can vary on tide and weather. If you are going to surf beaches like... More